The wooden churches on the Russian island of Kizhi on Lake Onega were included in the list of UNESCO World Heritage sites in 1990. Their maintenance requires painstaking efforts on the part of carpenters and restorers.
For fashion designers of mixed ethnic backgrounds, there's a big takeaway in the sartorial clash of cultures. That's something Berlin designers Sasa Kovacevic of Serbia and William Fan of China know from their own experience.
Some things taste best when it’s cold out – especially during the holiday season. The 'Schwarze Heidi' fondue chalet in Berlin is only open from November to February, when guests cram in to enjoy a classic Swiss fondue.
Belfast is the birthplace of the Titanic and a host of other attractions. For years, the Northern Ireland conflict known as 'the Troubles' kept visitors at bay. Tourism has picked up since the 1998 peace deal.
From Thomas Mann's controversial novel to a satirical book about Adolf Hitler: DW's Kino team picked its seven favorite film adaptations of German works of literature.
Ever since Turkey's attempted 2016 coup, a growing number of books have been outlawed and confiscated, with some even being considered evidence for certain crimes. Publishers, authors and readers are deeply concerned.
AC/DC's co-founder Malcolm Young has died at the age of 64. A look back at the legendary band's career.
To mark Rodin's centennial anniversary in France, two exhibitions in Paris featured the sculptor's work, highlighting his impact on contemporary artists.
Thousands of social media users have been breaking the silence around the culture of sexual abuse, with international versions of the #MeToo hashtag going one step further. Here are some of the celebrities who reacted.
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